Sinfonia in D major, BWV 1045 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)
Although most of the manuscript was written by J. S. Bach, his authorship of the work is uncertain. The title given by him (on page 3) was:
Concerto. à 4 Voci. 3 Trombe, Tamburi, 2 Hautb: Violino ConC. 2 Violini, Viola e Cont.
The music after page 14 is lost. The copyist who added the last 2 bars (on page 15) has not been identified.
|Alternative Title||Violin Concerto Movement ; Fragment einer Einleitungssinfonie zu einer unbekannten Kantate|
|Composer||Bach, Johann Sebastian|
|Opus/Catalogue Number||BWV 1045|
|Year/Date of Composition||1743–46?|
Orchestra: 2 oboes ; 3 trumpets ; timpani ; 2 violins ; continuo
- Believed to be part of a sinfonia to a lost cantata